Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Coaching
Coach in selected sports: basketball, judo, swimming, boxing, fitness
LANGUAGE OF STUDIES
English (minimum B-level in English)
4 years (Full-time)
Diploma of Secondary Education
The aim of this programme is to provide knowledge and skills to work in different areas related to coaching and to educate students to become sports coaches, skilled to promote participation in sport and to enhance the performance of athletes and teams.
Governance/ Rules and Regulations/ Techniques and Tactics/ Athletes' Capabilities and Stages of Development/ Growth and Development/ Medicine/ Nutrition/ Sports Biomechanics/ Physiology, Psychology and Sociology/ Coaching Methodology/ Coaching Philosophy/ Monitoring Training Process.
Extensive knowledge of coaching technologies/ To guide improvement on a sustained basis and understand the needs and progress of the athletes with whom they work/ To set the vision and strategy (short-term, mid-term and long-term planning of sessions, seasons and programmes)/ To build and maintain relationships with athletes, other coaches, support team and other people related to the programme/ To evaluate the programme and identify strengths to build on an weaknesses to address/ To be an innovative practitioner.
A Bachelor diploma provides the qualification to work in sports clubs, to work as a teacher of informal education at secondary schools, colleges, public and private sports organizations.
Contacts for Admission:
International Relations Office
Lithuanian Sports University
Address: Sporto Str. 6
Tel.: +370 37 302 644 / +370 37 302 639
Fax.: +370 37 204 515